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Trigger Alexa Routines And Make Alexa/Echo Announcements From IFTTT

IFTTT (If This Then That) allows you to connect Alexa to 100s of other apps and software services. Trigger IFTTT With Voice Up until now you were limited to starting IFTTT applets using your voice… For example, you could say, “Alexa, trigger find my phone”. Alexa would then tell IFTTT to trigger an applet which […]

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How To Send Push Notifications To Alexa When Your Site Goes Down

Site gone down? Get Alexa to sound the alarm with voice alerts! QUICK LINKS That site down feeling How to react fast Down time notifications The new ape on the block Popular monitoring services How to set-up down time notifications through Alexa THAT SITE DOWN FEELING Businesses, developers, webmasters and site owners around the world have all been there. It’s Monday morning, you look at the […]

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The FREE and easy way to push a Flic button and trigger an Alexa Routine

UPDATE: Flic now has an official Alexa integration! 🙂 Flic is an awesome physical button you can push to control smart home devices. You can stick them and re-stick to almost anywhere or even attach them to clothing or other objects using the accessory clip. Useful icon stickers are available too so you know what […]

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The EASY Way To Trigger Alexa Routines From Home Assistant

Home Assistant (HA) is a piece of free home automation software for controlling your Smart Home. People use it as the central hub or command centre for their smart home tech. With HA you can link all your devices in just one place and build cool automations based on the state of all your devices. […]